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  1. Italian Ambassador to Bucharest offers "italophone" credentials to several Romanian personalitiesRead the original story w/Photo

    55 min ago | Nine O'Clock

    Italy's Ambassador to Bucharest, Diego Brasioli, gave "italophone" credentials on Monday to 30 personalities in Romania, including Prime Minister Victor Ponta, Ramona Badescu, Mariana Nicolescu, Ilie Nastase and Gheorghe Hagi, as means of recognition of their contribution to the promotion of Italian language and culture. The distinction was promoted by the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, as an initiative destined to express appreciation to outstanding personalities who, in each country Italy has diplomatic relations with, are performing activities that promote the Italian country and language.

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  2. Correction: BC-EU-Italy-Milan-Fashion-Week-Watch storyRead the original story w/Photo

    5 hrs ago | Denver Post

    The final day highlights of Armani and DSquared2 always make a rather odd pairing, representing in many ways the two poles of Milan fashion. Armani, who celebrates 40 years of his fashion brand this year, was a founding protagonist of the Milan fashion scene, and has become a global fashion watchword by creating enduring looks, with a focus on detailing and elegance, not flash-by trends.

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  3. An Island Unto ItselfRead the original story w/Photo

    21 hrs ago | CNN

    Having visited the island of Venice, Italy, for the first time as part of a guided tour ten-years ago, my wife Anne and I knew we would have to come back to vacation solely on Venice. This "city on the water" demands individualized attention as its narrow, winding streets lead to piazzas of times gone bye, the island's signature dish of "black spaghetti" made with squid ink, and too much history and art to take home with us in a suitcase.

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  4. U.K. Regions Will See the Highest Ever Hotel Occupancy Levels and Record ADR RatesRead the original story

    Yesterday | Hotel News Resource

    The improving economic and business travel backdrop will drive growth for the hotel sector in 2015 and 2016, according to PwC's latest European hotel forecast. This follows a good year for the hotel industry in 2014, as Europe attracted 20 million more international tourists than in 2013.

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  5. Art/Wny to Present Picasso at Lapin Agile, 3/5-28Read the original story

    23 hrs ago | BroadwayWorld.com

    American Repertory Theater of WNY will be presenting the third show of the 2014-15 season with a production of Steve Martin 's PICASSO AT LAPIN AGILE, March 5th and runs to March 28th at ART in the Box, 16 Linwood Avenue, Buffalo NY. Known as an existential comedy, PICASSO AT LAPIN AGILE is Steve Martin 's tongue-and-cheek poke at the deep philosophical pieces penned by French playwrights like Jean Paul Sartre or Eugene Ionesco .

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  6. Milan Expo 'fine tuning'Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | ANSA.it

    Milan, March 2 - The Milan Expo team is fine tuning the experience visitors will have at the world's fair starting in May, Commissioner Giuseppe Sala told an ANSA forum here Monday, adding that he would be seeking a more "enjoyable" job after the six-month event ends in October. "Infrastructure work is ongoing," Sala told the ANSA forum, which was coordinated by Editor-in-Chief Luigi Contu.

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  7. Sunset Magazine, Expedia CruiseShipCenters and Oceania Cruises Present...Read the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Wine Lovers to Join Sunset Editors on a Wine and Food Adventure from Barcelona to Monte Carlo, August 5-12. Enter to win a free trip for two on the Sunset Wine Cruise's inaugural voyage.

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  8. Dublin and Prague Hotels Report Strong January 2015 ResultsRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | Hotel News Resource

    Both Dublin and Prague hoteliers achieved in January impressive year-on-year surges in gross operating profit per available room by 55.6% and 36.9% respectively, according to the latest data from HotStats. In the month of January, Dublin hotels managed to increase average room rate by 5.0% and occupancy by 5.9 percentage points, resulting in a rooms revenue per available room rise of 15.4%.

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  9. Seychelles: Opening Up the Seychelles Skies for More Flights From Italy - Aviation Agreement RenewedRead the original story w/Photo

    Yesterday | AllAfrica.com

    Seychelles and Italy have renewed and modernized a 31-year-old air services agreement, which is expected to allow more air traffic between the European nation and the Indian Ocean island state. In 2014, Italy was ranked as the third market for tourists with 19,876 Italians visiting the tropical islands, with Germany being in first position followed closely by France, in a year when 232,667 tourists from around the world came to visit them.

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  10. Easy Pass Tours Allows Paris Visitors to Tour The Marais and Skip Lines at the Picasso MuseumRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Easy Pass Tours is launching a new walking tour of the Marais and the Picasso Museum in Paris, France. Starting May 1, Paris tourists and visitors can explore The Marais hot spots and skip long lines at the recently re-opened Picasso museum.

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  11. How to Experience Italy Like a LocalRead the original story

    Yesterday | PRWeb

    Known as the Italy Experts, VBT Bicycling & Walking Vacations has been offering active vacations throughout Italy for over 20 years. From the scenic coastlines of Puglia and Sicily to the rolling hills of Tuscany, Italy is a destination that simply can't be experienced from the window of a tour bus.

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  12. The Eiffel Tower stays bronze, goes greenRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | RedOrbit

    For the beautiful "Iron Lady" of Paris, the Eiffel Tower, this year's fashion color of choice is green, metaphorically speaking that is. In order to reduce her carbon footprint, this elegant lady has had an eco-green makeover, complete with matching accessories in the form of two super-efficient VisionAIR5 vertical axis wind turbines.

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  13. Ferragamo CEO sees higher 2015 sales after 'excellent' FebruaryRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Silicon Alley Insider

    Ferragamo reported at the end of January a preliminary 6 percent rise in last year's revenue to 1.3 billion euros . It will publish final 2014 results on March 12. Norsa said a weaker euro, lower oil prices, buoyant financial markets and the impact of the European Central Bank's bond buying program were all factors supporting the 2015 outlook, despite ongoing global threats such as Islamic extremism.

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    Sunday | KLRN-TV San Antonio

    Enrico Caruso was the world's first international recording star, taking opera to the masses and the street vibrancy of Neapolitan songs to the world.

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  15. Nicole Scherzinger steps out in Venice in leather trousers and camel coatRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Daily Mail

    Trip down memory lane: Nicole Scherzinger puts on a brave face following split from Lewis Hamilton as she steps out in Venice in leather trousers and camel coat But following their devastating split in February, Nicole Scherzinger has decided to make some new memories by travelling to the Italian cultural haven alongside a group of friends. Stepping out in style: Nicole Scherzinger looked better than ever as she headed out for the evening in Venice, Italy last week The former Pussycat Dolls frontwoman was looking better than ever in a pair of cropped leather trousers and a polka dot blouse.

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  16. Italian Cheese Lovers Find Their Bovine Match Through Adopt A CowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | KWBU-TV Waco

    Foodies have long savored the cheeses of the Italian Alps. Dairy farmers still make it by hand, but unless you live in the region or can travel there, you'll have a hard time getting your hands on it.

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  17. Sunday musings: Eiffel Tower's wind power, Ryanair "art," train trouble in snowRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday | Tripso.com

    The city of Paris has added wind power to help keep the Eiffel Tower lit at night. The new wind-turbines set inside the structure provide power and are crated so that they do not change the tower's image and silhouette.

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  18. Romancing the world with 5 exciting excursions that will take your breath awayRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday | Examiner.com

    Tired of oh hum travel and longing to spice up your globe-trotting? The members of virtualtourist.com have 10 ideas to ramp up your travels for 2015 from Italian hikes to cycling Canada, Skywalking in China, romancing the falls along the road to Hana Maui and more. Check them out to get inspired to book you next exciting excursion that will take your breath away.

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  19. La Sapienza: A Cinematic Homage To Baroque Master BorrominiRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Forbes.com

    What I most love about being a long-time travel journalist is the ever-changing mix of environments I find myself in. Over many years of writing Conde Nast Traveler's Room with a View page and the popular Where Are You? contest essay, I certainly know ultra-luxe.

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  20. Rare works from a Renaissance masterRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Feb 28 | Hampton Roads Daily Press

    Muscarelle Museum of Art director Aaron De Groft stands in front of an exhibit of Leonardo da Vinci drawings on Thursday in Williamsburg. Muscarelle Museum of Art director Aaron De Groft stands in front of an exhibit of Leonardo da Vinci drawings on Thursday in Williamsburg.

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